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Former teacher, accused of raping student, released on bail

...imprisonment and up to $100,000 in fines per charge. The charges are based on allegations that the former school choir director and music teacher coerced a 15-year-old student into performing oral sex on him and raped her on several occasions...
Singing is a full body experience

...Singers amassed 40 locals inside the Kenai Central High School choir room. Founder Simon Nissen, the school's choir director, had no idea the group would be that large. "What beast have I awoken?" Nissen said laughing. By the third rehearsal...
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Judge orders records to be turned over in Nikiski music teacher rape case

...records on the girl who said she had a sexual relationship with him. Anderson, a former Nikiski Middle-High School choir director and music teacher, faces 16 counts of sexual abuse in varying degrees stemming from allegations that span a 6-month...
Music for the people: 'Requiem' performance scheduled in Kenai

Former Homer High School choir director, Mark Robinson, along with the high school's current choir teacher, Kyle Schneider, are preparing the high school choir...
Former Nikiski teacher pleads not-guilty in rape case

...taken to Central Peninsula Hospital and then to Anchorage for treatment. The former Nikiski Middle-High School choir director and music teacher faces 16 counts of sexual abuse in varying degrees. Anderson waived a formal reading of the charges...
What's Happening

...choreography by Chris Morin. ? After 43 years of outstanding and dedicated teaching, Kenai Central High School choir director Renee C. Henderson will be directing her final KCHS Choir concert (the "Pops" concert) on May 6 at 6 p.m...
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The Bookworm Sez: Hear the music in 'The Orphan Choir'

...She began to think that maybe the singing was all in her head. It got louder when she thought about Joseph's choir director, whom she hated. It started following her when she was outside, in the nearby forest.It got terrifying when she...
Arts & Entertainment
Challenge to school district: Keep arts education thriving

After 43 years of hard work and dedication, and very early mornings, choir director Renee C. Henderson has announced her retirement from KCHS. Renee became a part of our family long before I ever showed up. My...
Kenai Central choir reaches overseas with their music

Kenai Central High School choir director Renee Henderson rehearses with students at KCHS earlier this week in preparation for the choir's trip to Europe. Students pictured...
Around the District

...and the first half is always saved for area adults to perform. Kyle Schneider, the Seward High School Band and Choir Director will be singing "Hear Me, O Lord" from the opera Susannah. Soldotna High graduate, Rodney French, will sing the tenor...


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